Saturday 3 March 2018

WE CHECK the weather and roads situation first thing. I’m nervous about getting into Glasgow and really hope we don;t have to cancel tonight’s show. Things look fairly positive and after packing the gear and merch we hit the road just after 11am – a good...

Saturday 9 September 2017

WE’RE packed and on the road by midday…some stuff to drop off at Catriona and Will’s then up to Inverness. After checking in at our B&B we drop some vinyl copies of the new album off at Union Vinyl – the owner’s enthusiastic and...

Sunday 27 August 2017

BREAKFAST at the B&B is 8.30am..the latest they do! Not the best place for musicians playing a festival. The proprietors are a lovely old couple but jeez, the breakfast is shit. First up, the plate for fruit/cereal is manky, So bad that I pass on fruit or cereal....

Friday 14 July 2017

SINGLE release day! Givers & Takers is now available. Get it here. I’m up at a decent time to add a landing page to the website, post Facebook profile and page banners and a bunch of other social media stuff to spread the word…and, of course, an iTunes...

Tuesday 6 June 2017

I GET cracking on the holiday lodge website – and start uploading a video ‘walk through.  We reckoned it might be a good idea to put out a download-only single in advance of the album launch – so Givers & Takers will be released on Friday 14...

Friday 10 February 2017

GIG day today – so first task is printing out set lists and getting some last-miniute online and social media promo out. We’re also gonna try recording tonight’s show and I spend a while gathering an assortment of mics, cables, splitter boxes and other...

Saturday 11 June 2016

WE have a lazy morning – recovery, I guess – at Lesley’s and after breakfast and catching up with some online stuff we pack the car and make our way to Glasgow. It’s an easy load in at The Hug & Pint and nice to see engineer Doug who’s done my...